Found October 04, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
Jarome Iginla might have made a stronger first impression in his debut in front of a sellout Garden crowd last night if he had oh scored a goal or two. But the impression he made was quite OK for Bruins fans whose hearts Iginla warmed with a boisterous second-period fight during the B’s plenty-of-room-for-improvement 3-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning. Iginla was asked afterward if his first 60 minutes in Black ’n’ Gold — and his first fight — made him officially feel like a Bruin. “Yeah it did” said Iginla. “It felt good to play here at home and be a Bruin. The guys play hard. They blocked shots. Thorty (Shawn Thornton) starting it off with a (fight). There were a lot of good hits. It felt good to be part of the intense season-opener again and get things started.” On his first shift Iginla laid a good hit on defenseman Eric Brewer — and made it clear he took the ice wanting to fit in with his new team’s physical approach. “I’m just trying to play hard and get into it” he

Jarome Iginla Uses His Fists to Win Over Bruins Fans, Excited to Embrace Culture of ‘Tough Hockey’

BOSTON — There may have been a handful of boos when Jarome Iginla was officially introduced to Bruins fans for the first time prior to Thursday night’s season opener at TD Garden. By and large there were cheers for the veteran, but there may have been a boo or two mixed in. Within an hour or so, however, those boos turned to deafening cheers as Iginla won the Bruins faithful...

Berkshire Bank Faceoff: Jordan Caron Expected to Be Back in Lineup As Bruins Host Detroit

BOSTON – Jordan Caron played the Bruins’ season opener like he wanted to keep his spot in the Boston lineup. He’ll look to further his case Saturday night when he’s back on the B’s third line. Winger Carl Soderberg‘s ankle isn’t quite ready for him to return to game action, so Caron will get another chance to showcase his skills on the third line when Boston takes on...

Chris Kelly rediscovers scoring touch

Hockey is a game of inches full of heartbreak and heroes. Chris Kelly has been on both sides of the equation. Last season was tough on the Bruins center. After scoring a career-high 20 goals in 2011-12 Kelly finished with three in the strike-shortened 2012-13 season. He added two goals in the Stanley Cup finals but it’s the one he missed against the Blackhawks in Game 4 that remains...

Dennis Seidenberg inks four-year, $16 million deal with B's

The Boston were interested in getting defenseman Dennis Seidenberg signed to an extension before he entered the final season of his contract. They did just that on Thursday. According to TSN's Darren Dreger Seidenberg and the Bruins have come to terms on a four-year extension that's worth $16 million or $4 million annually. Dreger also reports the deal has a no-trade clause...

Bruins vs Lightning: keys to the game

(Bergeron the face off master. Courtesy Lightning Official site)It as might as well be Christmas morning for Bruins fans everywhere. Tonight is the season opener as the Boston Bruins take on the Tampa Bay Lightning. No matter how much the Grinch wants to, I mean Bettman wants to, steal this season from us. We finally have a full season of hockey ahead of us.The first game of...

Bruins Academy: Assistant Coach Doug Houda on Gap Control

Bruins assistant coach Doug Houda and NESN’s Billy Jaffe teach proper gap control. Filed under: Boston Bruins, Bruins Academy

Bruins-Lighting Live: B’s Open 2013-14 Season by Welcoming Bolts to Boston

8 a.m.: Ready or not, hockey is back in Boston. The Bruins’ abbreviated summer vacation is over after coming up just short during an abbreviated 2013 season. Just a little more than three months after their season ended with a loss to Chicago in the Stanley Cup Final, the B’s are set to open their 2013-14 campaign Thursday night against the Tampa Bay Lightning. While the B...

Snippets from Media Day

The Bruins just finished up with Media Day here at TD Garden and there were a few newsy tidbits to come out of the season. David Krejci who suffered back spasms on Friday in Saskatoon skated for the first time since the injury. He said he'll be a game-time decision but that his back has improved. As he said "Every single day I woke up it felt much better. I'm expecting...

Video- Bruins Talk Red Wings

A few of the Boston Bruins, includeing Coach Julien, talked Wings after their morning skate today.  

The Detroit Red Wings Handed First Loss of Season, 4-1 to Bruins

Boston Bruins vs Detroit Red Wings Red Wings 1 Bruins 4FINAL     The Detroit Red Wings drop the game in horrendous fashion to the Boston Bruins 4-1, and fall to 2-1 on the season now. Unfortunately, this was just about as much of, if not more than, a lackluster performance by the Red Wings as much of last night was. They came out...

Bruins Win Opener, Sox Set To Open ALDS

The Bruins opened the 2013-14 regular season last night with a 3-1 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning. The Red Sox also look to vanquish an opponent from Tampa as they take on the Rays this afternoon in game one of the American League Divisional Series. We’re entering what is likely the busiest time of year for Boston sports, with all four teams active right now. This means of course...

From TiqIQ – Impact of Red Sox Playoffs on Bruins Tickets

Red Sox Driving Down Ticket Prices For Bruins Home Opener It’s rare to see any correlation between baseball and hockey tickets. However, with the Red Sox opening their 2013 division series tomorrow afternoon at Fenway Park and Bruins ticket prices for Thursday night’s opener down 31%, this may be one of those rare times. It appears that fans in Boston have decided they would...
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